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Senior Web Developer (full stack) at Daniel J. Edelman Holdings

Posted in Management 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Washington, Washington DC

Job Description:

Edelman is a leading global Communications Marketing firm that partners with many of the world’s largest and emerging businesses and organizations, helping them evolve, promote and protect their brands and reputations. Edelman was named one of Advertising Age’s “Agency to Watch” in 2014; one of Forbes’ “14 Most Influential Agencies of 2014”; and The Holmes Report’s “2013 Global Agency of the Year.” Edelman was awarded the Grand Prix Cannes Lion for PR in 2014 and was among Glassdoor’s “Best Places to Work” for the third time in 2014. Edelman owns specialty firms Edelman Intelligence (research) and United Entertainment Group (entertainment, sports, experiential), a joint venture with United Talent Agency.

Edelman is an equal opportunity employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Senior Web Developer

Do you like to build stuff? We like to build stuff! Let's build stuff together. We're the Edelman Development & Technology team, and we're looking for a Senior Full Stack Web Developer to join our team of PMs, UXers, and developers as we build and maintain websites and web experiences for our clients.

  • Build new client websites and web experiences in collaboration with our other developers

  • Maintain and improve existing web properties, through code enhancements or patches

  • Participate in creative and technical brainstorming when concepting new client solutions

  • Contribute technical guidance to the discovery, information architecture, and design process

  • Identify opportunities to improve existing team development process and workflow


Basic Qualifications

  • 5+ years of professional experience building websites

  • Experience configuring or standing up LAMP environments

  • Thorough knowledge of HTML and CSS specs

  • Deep knowledge of structured JavaScript and jQuery

  • Demonstrated experience building WordPress-powered websites

  • Significant experience slicing designs from Photoshop or Sketch

  • Working knowledge of Git and experience working collaboratively with other developers in a VCS

  • A strong desire to write clean, well-documented, standards-compliant code

  • Implementation of forward-thinking front-end development practices (HTML5, CSS3, responsive design, etc.)

Preferred Experience

  • Experience with front-end development frameworks, e.g. Angular, React, or Vue

  • Adherence to accessibility standards and (WCAG, 508) compliance

  • Experience integrating one or more email publishing platforms (Mailchimp, Exact Target, Campaign Monitor, etc.) and CRM platforms (Salesforce, Hubspot, etc.)

  • Examples of work in a deadline oriented environment juggling numerous simultaneous deliverables